Summertime means camping and celebrating America! I’m excited to share with you some of the very best patriotic crafts for little learners. These crafts are the perfect way to introduce patriotism to the little learners in you life!
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Patriotic Crafts for Little Learners
Handprint art is a good idea any time of the year! Make a sweet keepsake with this 4th of July themed handprint with patriotic colors.
Grab your recycling bin for the materials to make fireworks painting. I really like how scissor skills are used in this simple craft!
I’m completly in love with patriotic blowers! I can’t think of a better craft for kids this 4th of July!
Make your own patriotic necklace and bracelet this year. This is a great way to add fine motor practice to your patriotic craft time!
Celebrate America with stars and stripes slime! I love the sensory aspect to this craft and how inviting all the slimes are for little learners.
Ask your students to help decorate your outside space with patriotic craft stars. Sidewalk chalk paint is so much fun for little learners and is a great way to help show the neighborhood your patriotism.
Paper lanterns are a great fine motor craft for kids! Create your next set in red, white, and blue for a great patriotic craft which you can also use to decorate your learning space.
Make your own patriotic suncatchers for your celebrations this summer! These are simple to make and have a lot of color!
Oh wow! LOVE this idea. Make Uncle Sam paper plate craft as a great introduction to American social studies for little learners.
Straws are such a great painting manipulative. This time you can arrange your bendy straws to look like fireworks and use patriotic paint colors to make fun firework paintings!
Are you having a get together this 4th of July? Ask your children to help make easy patriotic themed candle jars. This is a great idea for working on fine motor skills too!
Isn’t simple art the best? I love how easy it is to set up this pom-pom american flag painting craft. Grab your craft stash and create with your students today!
All this creating will leave your little learners hungry! Create a patriotic snack with healthy strawberries and blueberries.
Another great keepsake for your 4th of July celebration is this footprint fireworks painting. Save these for years to come to remember how much your child has grown!
What a fun way to celebrate this summer! Make your own confetti launchers with lots of patriotic colors.
Your youngest learners will be mesmerized by 4th of July sparkle bottles. If you have older students, they can help create these beautiful sensory bottles with a patriotic theme.
The last craft is so inviting and you have all the materials in your craft stash (or home) already. Use Q-Tips to make a fun firework craft with your little learners today!
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Do you have any favorite patriotic crafts to share with us in the comments?